Ainm is a downtempo and electronica-oriented one-man project launched in 2005 by Moscow composer and musician Ilya Kovalev (now living in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom). Ainm (which simply means name in Irish) follows the style that could be roughly described as historical electro, a combination of computer music techniques with strong interest to historical musical forms and aesthetics. At the same time, Ainm prefers to stay away from both thumping dance beats and naive New Age-esque attempts to... Topics: Ambient, Electronic, Electro, Experimental, Ionium Records
Nachdem die Arbeiten am Warforge Debut Album 'Chains of Ice' noch andauern, haben sich Warforge dazu entschlossen ihre Single 'Rage' als digitale Maxi zu veröffentlichen. Mehr Infos: XenoBiotic Topics: Electro, Electronic, Dance, Techno, Remix, Industrial
Synth pop in the 21st century? Yes - why not?! If it doesn't sound too much like the eighties. The Hamburg formation NEWSLIPS on her new single "Home/Sometimes" with bravado creates these heavy splits. The music of both Andrew and Oliver has become adult. Arise without losing their charm and catchyness. The NEWSLIPS give with the new single "Home/Sometimes" to the listeners again a whole piece of art to the hand, which pulls one in his spell and most certainly let you never... Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance
Die deutsch-französische Gothic-Rock-Formation ARTS OF EREBUS hat zum Anfang November 2006 eine kostenlose Download-Single mit dem Titel "Thousand Ways to Die" veröffentlicht. Neben dem Titelsong, der eine Vorabveröffentlichung aus dem kommenden Album "Icon in Eyes" darstellt, wurde eine neu eingespielte Version des 2004er Clubhits "Children of the Night" aus dem Debut-Album "Negative White" auf die Single gepackt. Dazu gibt es einen Videomitschnitt... Topics: Alternative, Electronic, Electro, Darkwave, Gothic, Rock, Industrial, afmusic
Das Album "Enigma" von Neon Insect beschäftigt sich vordergründig mit einem futuristischen Krieg zwischen mehreren Ländern in Asien, die sich um den restlichen Öl-Vorrat streiten. Im Vordergrund steht ein Soldat, der im Kampf zurückgelassen wird und sich auf eigene Faust versucht zurück in seine Heimat zu kommen. Wie sein persönlicher Kampf ausgeht wird nicht beschrieben, aber seine Gedanken über den Sinn seiner Existenz, den Sinn des Krieges und ob der Lauf der Dinge nicht... Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance
Only a few months after the release of his latest album "A Sense Of Loss", the german electronica-act LPF12 is back with a bang! 15 amazing ASOL-remixes by renowned artists like Grauraum, Controlled Fusion, mind.area, Nick Jonath, miktek, Structural Fault, Radio Salva and many more offer a diverse soundscape that will bind the listener to his headphone. And as special goody you'll get a brandnew 20-minute-track by LPF12. "Reconstructing A Sense Of Loss" has an enormous... Topics: LPF12, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark, Ambient, Experimental
In 1996, after the preliminary separation of the Dark Gothic band "ghosting", bassist Holger Wirth and producer and DJ Christian Michael founded the project Flatline. At first they worked with two guitarists in the same style as the previous called ‘Ghosting’ one. Holger and Christian but then decided to enrich the EBM scene and abandoned from then on the guitars. Influenced by the greats of the 80s, they struck new musical paths. The result was several compilations such as the... Topics: Dark, Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Flatline, Ionium Records
After the first single remixes from "Hammer the gear" (take a look here) have been downloaded by over 4500 users so far and also entered the Top 15 German Electronic Web Charts, Halo Effect decided to release four more songs from the upcoming album "The Fourth Zone", which will be available as digital download on iTunes on 11/01/09, remixed by several great artists.So, we are going to postpone the "The Fourth Zone Single Remixes" according to this shedule:04 OCT... Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, IDM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Alternative, Wave
Ainm is a downtempo and electronica-oriented one-man project launched in 2005 by Moscow composer and musician Ilya Kovalev (now living in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom). Ainm (which simply means name in Irish) follows the style that could be roughly described as historical electro, a combination of computer music techniques with strong interest to historical musical forms and aesthetics. At the same time, Ainm prefers to stay away from both thumping dance beats and naive New Age-esque attempts to... Topics: Ainm, Ionium Records, Electro, New Age, Ambient, Medieval, Ethnic
On 11/01/2008, exactly one year since the first release, 'New Romantic Industry', the debutalbum from the italian electro band Halo Effect will be available as free download. Halo Effect has been in the Italian alternative scene since 2003 and during those years thanks to concerts and demo releases the band drew the attention of an ever growing number of electronic music fans, introducing dark, ebm and industrial influences (typical of the north european electro scene) in a sound many times... Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, IDM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Alternative, Wave
Amazing 17 years after it’s original release on tape and on time with x-mas LPF12s album “Bacterial” is re-released as free download! “Bacterial” is one of 9 tapes that Sascha Lemon released between 1993 and 1995 on various labels. Because of their complex and brute force-sound the LPF12-tapes are still much sought after by fans of acts like Mentallo & The Fixer or DIVE. It’s time for some deep old school dark electro! Enjoy! Topics: LPF12, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark
HALO EFFECT decided to release on the german label IONIUM RECORDS (http://www.myspace.com/ioniumrecords) three maxi singles remixed by international bands and DJs from various countries as free downloads. The first maxi single, "Hammer the gear" will be released on 09/01/09, followed by "Their G.O.D./Days of violence" on 10/01/09 and finally "It was nothing/Life goes on" on 11/16/09. Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, IDM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Alternative, Wave
After the digital release of their new album "The Fourth Zone", the fifth remix-single "Life Goes On" of the Italians Halo Effect is out now for free! A total of 6 different versions of the title song remixed by eg. Octolab, Human Decay, Supreme Court, mind.area and DJ Led Manville. www.ionium-records.info Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, IDM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Alternative, Wave
The moscow based band, which combines modern electronic with retro sounds and the dark aesthetics, is inspired by criminal cinema of the middle XX century. The band adopts this into modern reality, while they prefer analogue sounds to digital ones. The debut “Blowback” shows stories about love, passion, despair and crime and brings oneself to think about the loneliness, that lives in all of us. Topics: Alternative, Electronic, Electro, Darkwave, Gothic, Indie, New Wave, Ionium Records
Almost a year has passed, since head of the institution Asmodi Caligari released his album "Welcome To The Cabinet" on the carnivals of the nation. Now, with the "Replika EP" he has another insane coup ready. National as well as international bands visited the cabinet and under the motto "You have to become Caligari!", they created their very own interpretation of the album’s songs. The result came out quite well: Five creative, brave, exciting and insane cover... Topics: Dark, Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Synthpop, EGOamp, IoniumRecords
It's been almost two years since the last sign of life from the band REIZSTROM, but now they're about to release their free digital maxi single titled "Invisible Force". This happens with the free digital maxi single, which is titled "Invisible Force" and is available from May 4th 2012 on at all well-known download platforms and at Ionium Records. This will be a taster for the new album "Interferenz" which is to be released on 8th of June 2012 at various music... Topics: Dark, Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Synthpop, Reizstrom, IoniumRecords
"Ich bin der Seelenkiller" - the verse fragment of the lyrics of the "Seelenkiller"- song sounds wonderful when pumping out of loudspeakers, Together with its club-worthy rhythms. This is the debut album "Seelenkiller" from the German Dark-Electro project "Schwarzes Fragment". "Schwarzes Fragment" tries to highlight the contrasts between lyrical verses and drifting electronic music. So it's no wonder that the song "Seelenkiller" -... Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Schwarzes Fragment, Ionium Records
mind area's new ep 'means to an end' consequently keeps the way, which was chosen with the debut album 'long distance side trip' and the ep 'stagnaton//death' released shortly after that. Though the ep is a further evolution of the dark-ambient sound with distorted industrial sound, it also is a hint to the upcoming album. More uncompromising the different stylistic devices of electronic music become a dangerous and at the same time fascinating soundrack. Not at last the vocals of friendly... Topics: mind.area, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark, Synthpop, EBM
Transgressor is deep. Distressing. Moving. Intoxicating and provocative. But is Transgressor music for the masses? The first collabo-album of Spanish artist ERISSOMA and German act LPF12 is a trip into the complex, experimental world of modern electronic music. High frequency glitches melt with noisy Industrial-parts. Heart-rending pianos are surrounded by melancholic dark ambient-pads. The mix of emotional tracks and cold, merciless soundscapes binds lovers of electronic music to their... Topics: LPF12, Erissoma, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark, Ambient, Dark...
On time with Christmas we have a very special delicacy for all EGOamp fans: "The Cabinet EP". On this release you will find the awesome coverversion of the famous New Wave underground hit "The Cabinet" by the british band "Das Kabinette", which gained attention on various underground samplers and in the clubs. Remixers from Russia, France, Argentina and Spain delivered their interpretations of the hit, making it to their song. The free download will be refined with... Topics: Dark, Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Synthpop, EGOamp, Ionium Records
Zwaremachine arrived in an evil analog-powered spaceship, haunted by the ghost of a robot and responsible for reprehensible crimes throughout the galaxy. Inspired by industrial music such as Throbbing Gristle, Front 242 and mid-period Ministry, Zwaremachine comes armed with technology from the future. The haunting debut EP by this duo is assembled from the original source recordings "The Nightmare" released by Satan Starship as exclusive download and available here -... Topics: Zwaremachine, Ionium Records, Experimental, Ambient, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance,...
After their critically acclaimed debut-EP from 2005 and the remix-album "Folge mir" from 2008 PitchBlack Inc. are back with new material in full length-format. "Alles ist gesagt" is a misleading title of course. Because the Schanz/Bernstein-duo still has a lot to say especially musically. Clearly their roots are in the Electro-genre. In addition to that they take their time working on sounds you have to explore with every new listen, based on a rhythmical framework that... Topics: Dark, Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, PitchBlack Inc., Ionium Records
One year after it’s digital release on Itunes and other download-stores, the critically acclaimed “The Fourth Zone” by Halo Effect will be available as free download by Ionium Records on 1st of November 2010. “The Fourth Zone” is a powerful, strong and dark record with it’s roots to be found in the synthpop/ebm/industrial-genre, offering the listener stunning up-tempo songs. The combination of sounds and lyrics create a deep and strange atmosphere - thematically influenced by the... Topics: Dark, Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Halo Effect, Ionium Records
After the success of the until now 3 EPs (Ä"Means to an End", "Stagnation//Death" in 2012 and "Thenceforward" in 2009) as well as the debut album "Long-distance side trip" (2010) the dark ambient / industrial-electricians of mind.area are back. The upcoming album "Maze" is ready to go and will be released in the middle of November on Ionium Records. As a little foretaste, there will be the EP "Disorder" as a free download on Ionium... Topics: mind.area, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark, Synthpop, EBM
KID MONOTON payed his love to the old analog times tribute with COLD-BIT. Due to permanent deep hits, the artist decided better to bury COLD-BIT and gather the crop of multiple decades. Now finally is the time, the album "Kapitän Ahoi!" isn't just the debut act, but also his farewell to his analog baby, which he loves with all his heart, but also abandon, when the bad luck is chasing him all the time. He presents a collection of all singers, which were in touch with him over all the... Topics: 8-Bit, Minimal, New Wave, Dark, Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Synthpop,...
Tracklist 1. Nordschlacht - Trust 2. Superikone - In dieser Nacht 3. Acylum - Dead Culture (Endzeit Mix by KrachMaschine) 4. Arctica Breath feat. Arcana Moon - Die weiße Böe 5. DEN.CT.BUG - Boogeymann (Trott-Version Exklusiv) 6. Empires in Defeat - March of Death 7. All:My:Faults - Forgotten Valentine 8. Wynardtage - My Hell (A Dark Reminder by La Magra 9. Shadow-Minds - Seelenschmerz 10. toxic-N-blue - But not tonight 11. Strafbomber - Awake the Cemetery (Ultra Dark Radio Mix) 12. Embrace My... Topics: Electro, Electronic, EBM, Techno, Industrial, Dance, Darkwave Source: www.xenobiotic.info
Technology of Silence is a story about a post-nuclear city, a story about the people living in this city, a story about an ecological catastrophe, human madness, human fears and the eternal search for a goal in the loneliness. Technology of Silence is also a Russian Ambient/Industrial/Experimental-project, existing since 2004. Founder of this project is Denis Romanov, who unites the incompatible opposites silence and music and makes it a whole, while taking a focus on the world that surrounds... Topics: Technology Of Silence, Ionium Records, Experimental, Ambient, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial,...
For fans of LPF12 the new year begins with a musical trip into the antarctic continent. With his new double-album WHITEOUT, german electronic musician Sascha Lemon shows us the bare isolation of this place, the danger within, but also it's almost surreal beauty. WHITEOUT is a fictional soundtrack for three research stations (Aboa, Byrd, Great Wall) and the specific weather condition, where heaven and earth become blurred, giving the album it's title. Over a length of 166 minutes atmospheric... Topics: LPF12, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark, Ambient, Experimental
More than just dancefloor-sound! LPF12 shows clearly that something new and innovative is still possible in electronic music. LPF12 is “intelligent dance music” made for your mind cinema! Electronic tracks full of complex arrangements, tricky rhythms, mysterious sounds and intelligent structures, which are able to challenge the listener without asking too much of him. With every listen new pictures are being created in the head. The multilayered music guides the ear to every new detail. The... Topics: LPF12, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance
With their debut album "Water" the serbian electro-formation BLAME has already created a pearl of electronic music, which gained a very big fan community, especially on the internet. With the follow-up "Convergent Fields" mastermind Boris Posavec ties in with the first release and makes the logical next step. Because "Convergent Fields" is an album for wallowers of virtuosity. The Arrangements are entirely, no sound has been chosen randomly, the love for the detail... Topics: BLAME, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark, Synthpop, EBM
The history of the relationship between man and machine is a history of symbolic interpretation and design of this relationship. But on the third volume of the Ultra Dark Radio-Compilation it has less to do with omnipotent feelings than with the contrast of various musical genres. So on the first part of the compilation mainly machines are running their riot during the second part brings handmade guitarsounds to the fans' ears. With that, all contrasts had been shown anyway which came up in the... Topics: Gothic, EBM, Electro, Synthpop, Darkwave, Industrial, Indie, Rock, Alternative, Emo, Punk, Metal
Simultaneously with the album-release "Convergent Fields" Ionium Records re-releases the CD-album "Water" by BLAME, which was released on Klangdynamik Records before, in order to make it available for the fans in digital form worldwide and in CD-format in Germany. The first tones of the opener "Ragnarok - The Final Winter" already abduct us into the underwater world of BLAME. The fragile, sentimental voice of Boris Posavec assures from the beginning, that you have... Topics: BLAME, Ionium Records, Electro, IDM, Electronic, Industrial, Dance, Dark, Synthpop, EBM